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evangelist
used in The Poisonwood Bible

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Definition
a Christian who tries to convince others to become Christian — especially on television, radio, or in large gatherings

or when qualified (such as "an ecosystem evangelist"):  anyone who tires to convince others of something
  • By good luck or Providence our station wagon made it that far, and Bethlehem turned out to be an open market for Evangelical Baptists.
    Book 3 — Judges (7% in)
  • It is an interesting precept on which to found a ministry: The First Evangelical Baptist Church of the Twin-Prone.
    Book 3 — Judges (17% in)
  • It wasn't evangelism, just full disclosure.
    Book 5 — Exodus (56% in)
  • We never once spoke of my having a crazy evangelist husband still in the Congo somewhere.
    Book 5 — Exodus (91% in)

There are no more uses of "evangelist" in The Poisonwood Bible.

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